Merchandising Assistant

Position: Merchandising Assistant

Location: Salt Lake City office

Description:  The Merchandising Assistant supports the execution of departmental strategies and business objectives, is responsible for assisting throughout the product life cycle process, and supports the Buying and Merchandising teams with any related responsibilities.  

Responsibilities:

  • Manage product lifecycle, including managing and maintaining site catalogs and loading product photography across sites

  • Execute site refreshes timely and accurately for successful product launches

  • Create compelling, trend driven and brand appropriate product categories based on merchandising feedback, current trends and analysis of product and category metrics

  • Collaborate with eCommerce buyers to fully understand assortment, deliveries, merchandising strategies and pre-order/back order requirements

  • Collaborate with eCommerce team members to execute SEO strategy, including action plans for achieving and measuring SEO success

  • Collaborate with Operations and Customer Service teams to proactively facilitate and resolve issues/escalations

  • Review desktop and mobile sites daily for issues and areas of opportunity

  • Recommend changes, updates and improvements to support company’s objectives

  • Review catalog photography to determine additional photography needs for site

Qualifications:

  • Previous eCommerce, retail or catalog experience strongly preferred

  • Strong affinity for product/concept

  • Visual display or website merchandising experience

  • Ability to make timely decisions, anticipate issues and provide creative solutions

  • Well organized and detail oriented

  • Ability to prioritize and maintain a high level of accuracy doing multiple tasks in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Strong computer skills, including profiency in Microsoft Office software